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Wiltshire is a county in south-west England, known for its rich history and beautiful countryside. The county is home to a number of fascinating historical attractions, including ancient monuments such as Stonehenge and Avebury, as well as a number of picturesque towns and villages.

Wiltshire is a popular destination for those interested in history, with many opportunities to explore the region’s rich heritage.

The county is also home to a number of beautiful gardens and parklands, making it a great place to enjoy the outdoors.

Whether you’re interested in history, culture, or simply enjoying the beautiful English countryside, Wiltshire has something for everyone.

Longleat Safari Park Wiltshire

Longleat Safari Park, Wiltshire

Nestled in the picturesque Wiltshire countryside, Longleat Safari Park is a place where nature meets adventure. Spread across 9,000 acres, this remarkable park offers visitors an opportunity to embark on a thrilling safari expedition and get up close and personal … Read More
Salisbury Playhouse Wiltshire Main House

Salisbury Playhouse, Wiltshire

Recently I was lucky enough to be invited on a backstage tour of Salisbury Playhouse; two theatres in the centre of Salisbury that show many of their own productions as well as touring productions and events for the Salisbury International Arts Festival. We … Read More
Apple trees at Cogges Manor Farm

24 things to do in the West Country this weekend

This week there’s a chill in the air and autumn is most certainly here. We’re getting excited about the promise of glorious colours at Westonbirt, The National Arboretum in a few weeks – the leaves are starting to change and … Read More
Berkeley Castle Gloucestershire Harvest Celebration

24 autumnal things to do in the West Country this weekend

October in the West Country is a magical time of year, with celebrations to mark the Harvest and the abundance of incredible food and drink this area has to offer. The farmers are busy in the fields and the leaves … Read More
Clare Balding

20 fun things to do in the West Country this weekend

This weekend is jam-packed with things to do in the West Country; meet Clare Balding at her exclusive book signing, go ghost hunting, watch ploughing championships and horse-boarding (a new one even for me!) and celebrate the best of local … Read More
Longleat Wiltshire Sky Safari

24 wonderful things to do in the West Country this weekend

Afternoon tea with a real princess, hot air balloons, food festivals, medieval falconry and more; here’s our pick of the best events in the West Country this weekend, Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 September 2016. Cornwall Newquay Fish Festival, Newquay … Read More
Bradford on Avon town bridge

Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

I fell in love with Bradford on Avon the moment I saw it. This pretty Wiltshire town, 20 minutes south west of Bath, is now my home, so I’ve spent hours exploring it. Here are my favourite things to do in … Read More
Tavistock heritage festival Devon

What’s on in the West Country this week (10-16 September 2016)

Get out and about with our essential guide to what’s on in the West Country this week (from Saturday 10 to Friday 16 September 2016). With festivals aplenty, celebrating everything from Agatha Christie to hot air balloons plus all manner … Read More
Bridport Hat Festival Dorset

What’s on in the West Country this week (1 Sept 2016)

There is so much going on this week in the West Country including agricultural shows, festivals of local culture, cider, music, craft, food and even hats, outdoor theatre productions, cliff top shepherding and walking festivals in beautiful scenery. Here’s our … Read More
The Courts Garden Wiltshire

The Courts Garden, Wiltshire

The Courts Garden is a gorgeous National Trust garden hidden in the centre of the little village of Holt in Wiltshire, about 10 miles from Bath. While you can’t look around the house, there is plenty to explore in this … Read More